Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 48.03
Liaison David Tedder
Submission Date Feb. 3, 2012
Executive Letter Download

STARS v1.0

University of Kentucky
OP-17: Waste Reduction

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 3.67 / 5.00 Tom Gregory
Recycling Coordinator
Physical Plant Division
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Weight of materials recycled, 2005 baseline year :
2,636 Tons

Weight of materials composted, 2005 baseline year :
126 Tons

Weight of materials disposed as garbage, 2005 baseline year :
8,540 Tons

Weight of materials recycled, performance year :
2,498 Tons

Weight of materials composted, performance year :
27 Tons

Weight of materials disposed as garbage, performance year :
5,233 Tons

On-campus residents, 2005:
5,244

Full-time, non-residential/commuter students, faculty, and staff members, 2005:
28,078

Part-time, non-residential/commuter students, faculty, and staff members, 2005:
4,217

On-campus residents, performance year:
5,972

Non-residential/commuter full-time students, faculty, and staff members, performance year:
31,029

Non-residential/commuter part-time students, faculty, and staff members, performance year:
3,132

The website URL where information about the institution’s waste reduction initiatives is available:

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